Austin Film Society: Japanese Master Filmmakers: High and Low
Not rated, 142 min. Directed by Akira Kurosawa., Starring Toshirô Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai and Yutaka Sada.
Based on Ed McBain's King's Ransom, a Western detective novel, High and Low is a taut Japanese thriller about a kidnapping gone wrong and the business mogul who must decide between saving his fortune or risking the life of a child.
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